Swanson School Auckland

Scale A outdoor classroom teacher Y1–8

Primary and intermediate (Years 1–8) / kura tuatahi, Certificated teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 9:48 AM 27 October 2021
Closes 3pm 12 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQhv

Here’s an opportunity that doesn’t come up very often. Are you a creative, hands-on teacher who loves the outdoors and has a passion for making life interesting and fun for all children? Then this might be just what you are looking for!

We need a full-time, New Zealand registered, experienced teacher for our outdoor classroom. The lucky successful applicant will be delivering outdoor education to the whole school in our purpose-built outdoor class and will have the freedom to devise their own plan, including, but not limited to, woodworking, survival skills, tikanga, carving, open-fire cooking, gardening and much more. Appreciation of our free play philosophy essential, Te Reo and Tikanga Māori knowledge an advantage.

Swanson School is a thriving, exciting school with a strong STEAM focus, and a well-established free play philosophy.  If you think you’ve got what it takes, and you want to join our whānau, please complete application form (available from our website).

Visits highly encouraged. Email principal@swanson.school.nz to arrange at time.

Interviews week starting 15 November

How to apply

Please send your CV, application form and direct enquiries to:

Leandro Piantelli, Principal
Box 95-177, Swanson
(09) 831 0001

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQhv

Listed 9:48 AM 27 October 2021
Closes 3pm 12 November 2021

Swanson School NZ

School details

Swanson School

Type: Full Primary
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 3
Roll: 563

School number: 1521
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Physical address:
703 Swanson Road, Swanson

Postal Address:
703 Swanson Road, Swanson, Waitakere, 612